restricted access   Volume 49, Number 1, 1995

Table of Contents

Notes From the Executive Director

p. 3

Announcements

pp. 5-6

Contributors

pp. 7-8

Articles

Soft Creeping, Words on Words

pp. 9-26

"Those Were the Days": The Ubi Sunt Topos in La Vie de Saint Alexis, Yvain, and Le Bel Inconnu

pp. 27-51

Quivers of Blue Sage

pp. 52-53

It's Always Windy in Pocatello

p. 54

Word Processors and the Developmental Writer: A Teamwork of Tradition and Technology

pp. 55-66

It's Not As If

p. 67

Book Reviews

Encyclopedias and Introductory Texts on Literary Theory

pp. 69-73

Shakespeare and the Moving Image: The Plays on Film and Television ed. by Anthony Davies and Stanley Wells (review)

pp. 74-76

"Rooted Sorrow": Dying in Early Modern England by Bettie Anne Doebler (review)

pp. 76-78

Sacred Estrangement: The Rhetoric of Conversion in Modern American Autobiography by Peter A. Dorsey (review)

pp. 78-80

The Face in the Mirror: Hemingway's Writers by Robert E. Fleming (review)

pp. 80-82

El canon: Reflexiones sobre la recepción literaria-teatral (Pérez de Ayala ante Benavente) by Luis T. Gonzalez Del Valle (review)

pp. 82-83

The Republic of Letters: A Cultural History of the French Enlightenment by Dena Goodman (review)

pp. 83-85

Volatile Bodies: Toward a Corporeal Feminism by Elizabeth Grosz (review)

pp. 85-86

The Essence of Chaos by Edward N. Lorenz (review)

pp. 87-89

Sampling the Book: Renaissance Prologues and the French Conteurs by Deborah N. Losse (review)

pp. 89-91

George Eliot's Serial Fiction by Carol A. Martin (review)

pp. 91-92

On First Looking into Arden's Goethe: Adaptations and Translations of Classical German Plays for the Modern English Stage by Ewald Mengel (review)

pp. 93-94

My History, Not Yours: The Formation of Mexican American Autobiography by Genaro M. Padilla (review)

pp. 94-96

Poetry of Mourning: The Modern Elegy from Hardy to Heaney by Jahan Ramazani (review)

pp. 96-98

The Founders and the Classics: Greece, Rome, and the American Enlightenment by Carl J. Richard (review)

pp. 98-100

Creating American Civilization: A Genealogy of American Literature as an Academic Discipline by David R. Shumway (review)

pp. 100-101

The Frankfurt School: Its History, Theories, and Political Significance by Rolf Wiggershaus (review)

pp. 102-104

Reading Asian American Literature: From Necessity to Extravagance by Sau-Ling Cynthia Wong (review)

pp. 104-105

Environmentalism and Literary Studies

pp. 106-112